Category Archives: Law References

Roof Replacement Safety Laws

A dangerous, steep roof picture.

Replacing a roof can be dangerous work, but with the appropriate protection measures in place, the risk of life-threatening falls can be significantly reduced. As a result, the Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) has set strict laws for safety … Continue reading

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Attorneys for Florida Law

There are currently 93 U.S. Attorneys in the United States. The Office of the United States Attorney was created along with the office of Attorney General and the United States Marshals Service in 1789. At that time the structure of … Continue reading

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My Kid Was Arrested. What Will Happen?

From the United States Attorneys’ Manual Arrest of a Juvenile A juvenile may be arrested on a warrant issued on either a complaint or a juvenile information. When arrest is unnecessary, the court may be asked to issue a summons … Continue reading

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Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol or Drugs

Florida criminal courts deal with DUI offenses. Driving under the influence of alcohol or other drugs not only endangers the drunk driver, but also those around them. Because of this Florida is known for taking a hard line approach to … Continue reading

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Jacksonville Lawyer for Drug Charges

Crime Rates in Florida Dropped almost 6 percent in 2012.

How do you choose the best lawyer for drug charges? Finding the attorney who will help get you off on drug charges in Jacksonville Florida is not an easy task, especially if the evidence against you is overwhelming. Did the … Continue reading

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Drug Abuse in Criminal Law Offenders After Release

The chart shows Criminal Law and Drugs use patterns.

Alcohol and Drug Abuse If the goal is to avoid using alcohol and illicit substances after being released from jail, it’s who one’s friends are that counts most. Self-control is important because it helps a person have the right kind … Continue reading

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Dictionary of Legal Terms

Law and Legal Dictionary Updated to include new terms such as “civil union” and to incorporate recent changes in laws and judicial interpretations, this handy dictionary cuts through the complexities of legal jargon and presents definitions and explanations that can … Continue reading

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